The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank - 114 122
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.33% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.70% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Fat Client
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
670 853 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.24% 47.52% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 542 636 572
Average salary £43,000 £38,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Cambridge region.

Fat Client Salary Trend in Cambridge

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client.

1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (80.00%) SIEM
2 8 (80.00%) DMVPN
2 8 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (80.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (60.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) CMS

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) MPLS
1 8 (80.00%) BGP
1 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Network Security
1 8 (80.00%) DMVPN
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
1 8 (80.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 6 (60.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco